Essentials of Drawing

In this course, Brighton Demerest-Smith (a classically trained artist and veteran educator with Great Hearts Academies) moves from how to teach the elements of drawing…

Science and the Symphony of Creation

In this course, John Mays helps science teachers connect their students to the wonders of reality and the beauty of creation in every classroom and…

Performing Shakespeare in Your Classroom

In this course, Timothy McIntosh works with five students to demonstrate his approach to teaching Shakespeare’s plays through performance. Tim insists upon starting with performance…

The Art of Poetry Graduate Course

About the Instructor Your professor for this graduate course is Dr. Kathryn Smith. Along with Dr. Smith, Teacher Assistant Nate Antiel will support graduate students…

Narration: A Classical Guide

Course Introduction The English educator and reformer Charlotte Mason (1842 – 1923) encouraged the practice of a reading practice called narration in which students learned…

Myth Made Fact

Course Introduction   With C. S. Lewis, whose own acceptance of Christ hinged on his understanding that Christ is the myth become fact, this course…

Teaching Three Great Books

In this course, Dr. Flora Armetta describes and demonstrates how she teaches 3 different great books to her upper-school students at Covenant Christian Academy in…

The Art of Poetry

This course features poet and professor Christine Perrin as she describes the major elements of poetry and models how to teach poetry to students. …